Rudolf Molnar
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Viking pendant in guilded silver filigree, grave find from Sweden.

Viking pendant in guilded silver filigree, grave find from Sweden.

An Ostrogothic silver gilt and garnet bird headed brooch, 5th-6th century.

An Ostrogothic silver gilt and garnet bird headed brooch, 5th-6th century.

Merovingan brooch 6c France | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Merovingan brooch 6c France | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

CARL HERMANN Jugendstil Pendant Silver Gilt Plique-à-jour enamel maker's mark German

CARL HERMANN Jugendstil Pendant Silver Gilt Plique-à-jour enamel maker's mark German

Æthelwulf ring: Wiltshire, AD 828-58: Triangular bezel depicting stylized plant motif between two birds. The hoop decorated with a quatrefoil and interlaced knot design.  Æthelswith ring: West Yorkshire: Circular bezel with a beaded frame and contains a cruciform filled with leaf motifs. Within a central circle is a charming four-legged animal with a halo and the letters A and D which stand for 'Agnus Dei' (Lamb of God).  The ornament on both rings is inlaid with niello to make it stand out.

Æthelwulf ring: Wiltshire, AD 828-58: Triangular bezel depicting stylized plant motif between two birds. The hoop decorated with a quatrefoil and interlaced knot design. Æthelswith ring: West Yorkshire: Circular bezel with a beaded frame and contains a cruciform filled with leaf motifs. Within a central circle is a charming four-legged animal with a halo and the letters A and D which stand for 'Agnus Dei' (Lamb of God). The ornament on both rings is inlaid with niello to make it stand out.

Merovingian garnet and gold ring, 5th century Hungary

Merovingian garnet and gold ring, 5th century Hungary

Medieval medalion, circa 13th century, Limoge, France. In the V  by Kotomicreations, via Flickr. I'm putting in under "High Medieval" because the style and aesthetic sense are more 14th century than 13th, I think.

Medieval medalion, circa 13th century, Limoge, France. In the V by Kotomicreations, via Flickr. I'm putting in under "High Medieval" because the style and aesthetic sense are more 14th century than 13th, I think.

The Holy Crown of Hungary, (side view) presumed made in Constantinople in the 1070s, was the coronation crown used by the Kingdom of Hungary for most of its existence; kings have been crowned with it since the twelfth century. The Crown was bound to the Lands of the Crown of Saint Stephen. No king of Hungary was regarded as having been truly legitimate without being crowned with it. In the history of Hungary, more than fifty kings were crowned with it, up to the last, Charles IV, in 1916.

The Holy Crown of Hungary, (side view) presumed made in Constantinople in the 1070s, was the coronation crown used by the Kingdom of Hungary for most of its existence; kings have been crowned with it since the twelfth century. The Crown was bound to the Lands of the Crown of Saint Stephen. No king of Hungary was regarded as having been truly legitimate without being crowned with it. In the history of Hungary, more than fifty kings were crowned with it, up to the last, Charles IV, in 1916.

During the Middle Ages, copper mantle clasps with enameled decoration and gemstones were primarily made for church garments. This clasp from France was sewn onto fabric using holes around the borders. However, this piece, without figural representation and decorated with gemstones could have been worn with a secular garment. French, late 13th century

During the Middle Ages, copper mantle clasps with enameled decoration and gemstones were primarily made for church garments. This clasp from France was sewn onto fabric using holes around the borders. However, this piece, without figural representation and decorated with gemstones could have been worn with a secular garment. French, late 13th century

Heraldic Roundel, French (Limoges), Medieval, third quarter of 13th century -- Three ajoure modeled dragons fill spaces in circle (four holes for fastening) left by shield of red rampant lion of Leon with black claws.

Heraldic Roundel, French (Limoges), Medieval, third quarter of 13th century -- Three ajoure modeled dragons fill spaces in circle (four holes for fastening) left by shield of red rampant lion of Leon with black claws.